Accreditation exam: exploring the process with a panel of survivors

Posted on: 28 June 2012

Thursday 28 June, 7.30 – 9.30 pm
SA Writers' Centre
2nd Floor, 187 Rundle Street, Adelaide
Access via the stairs from Rundle Street or by lift accessible through Brunelli's cafe

Who’s afraid of the IPEd accreditation exam?

Lots of people, frankly! But it’s also a rewarding way to boost your qualifications and recognition as an editor.

So how to face the fear?

Come and meet four editors who sat last year’s exam and survived the process. Eleanor Ahern, Lisa Morrison, Birgitt Olsen and Andrea Rankin tell all!

It’s a sordid tale of tracky dacks, ergonomic pens and going to bed with the Style manual. Hear also about their solid preparation, study (aka support) group and practice exams.

No question will be too silly for our panellists who are just incredibly relieved to have passed and happy to share their experiences.

We’ll serve refreshments during the meeting, but you might also like to join us for a meal at 6 pm at Red Rock Noodle Bar & Restaurant, 187 Rundle Street (same address as the SA Writers Centre). Please RSVP to SAPresident@editors-sa.org.au at least four days before the meeting.

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The society works actively to support and promote editors and the editing profession, both in South Australia and nationally. As a member of the society, you will have access to a variety of benefits.

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Dr. Philip Paasuke has extensive work experience in a variety of roles in the higher education sector. Accordingly, he specialises in providing editorial feedback in relation to various forms of academic writing.